Nixon was so crooked that he needed servants to help him screw his pants on every morning.
– Hunter S. Thompson
Spending hours stressed out in front of the TV isn’t the same as volunteering or donating. Feeling a high level of personal distress makes people feel agitated and emotionally drained, to the point that they lack the energy or detachment to help – or the energy to manage themselves.
– Gretchen Rubin
The more we try to control our kids and create who they are and where they’re going, the more that will fall apart. That’s a dangerous thing. So you need to actually manage the fear and figure out who your kids are. Who do they want to be and how can you help shape that, but not control it.
– Jeff Nichols
It would probably help my career if I lived in L.A., but I think it would be all-consuming. New York has its own little rat race going on, too. But it’s also really diverse and has a lot of people doing different kinds of jobs. In L.A., work would be the only thing I’d think about, and sometimes, I need a break from that.
– Julia Stiles